Jonathan Majors Will Reportedly Receive a Hollywood Award While Struggling to Revive His Acting Career After Losing His MCU Role as Kang

Jonathan Majors is expected to make a poignant acceptance speech at the Hollywood Unlocked Awards

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  • Jonathan Majors is set to receive the 'Perseverance Award' at the upcoming Hollywood Unlocked Impact Awards.
  • The awards night would also open up a stage for Majors to reflect on his past year's challenges during his acceptance speech.
  • Some fans disapprove of this recognition to the actor found guilty of abuse, while others believe that he deserved the award.
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Jonathan Majors is all set to receive an award as the actor struggles to revive his career following his conviction in domestic abuse charges last year. He will be honored with a Perseverance Award at the upcoming Hollywood Unlocked Impact Awards to be held on June 21 in Los Angeles. The Loki actor is up for an award that will recognize people who continue to aspire to inspire no matter what adversity they face.

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Jonathan Majors as Kang the Conqueror in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania | Marvel Studios
Jonathan Majors as Kang the Conqueror in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania | Marvel Studios

Majors was convicted of reckless assault in the third degree and harassment and was sentenced to a domestic violence intervention program for 52 weeks. The fourth edition of the awards, founded by Hollywood Unlocked CEO Jason Lee, will be televised with comedian Tiffany Haddish set to host the event.

Jonathan Majors Receives ‘Perseverance Award’ As He Struggles To Revive His Acting Career

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Jonathan Majors in The Last Black Man in San Francisco | Plan B Entertainment

After his sentencing in April, Jonathan Majors made several appearances on red carpets at several events with his girlfriend Meagan Good. While he is doing everything possible to make a comeback as an actor after Marvel fired him as Kang, the actor has one major opportunity now. Majors will be on a stage in Los Angeles on June 21st, receiving his perseverance award at the Hollywood Unlocked Impact Awards.

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The televised event will be perhaps one platform where he could try to change some people’s minds in his favor during the acceptance speech. The Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania actor looks forward to making a major comeback and Jason Lee’s media company is sympathetic to his cause. According to Hollywood Unlocked, Majors continues pushing back despite his challenging legal battles.

The outlet also shared that the fans of the actor expect him to make a poignant acceptance speech reflecting on the “trials and tribulations” of his difficult past year. It was also noted that accepting the perseverance award would mark a significant moment in his “journey of growth and redemption”. Hollywood Unlocked wrote:

Despite all the setbacks while trying his best to maintain his innocence, Majors continued to push forward while being determined to earn his respect back from his peers and the industry.
Fans can expect a poignant acceptance speech from Majors as he takes the stage to reflect on the trials and tribulations of the past year. His acceptance of the Perseverance Award marks a significant moment in his journey of growth and redemption.

Besides Majors, the awards will also honor several other personalities from various fields. The Innovator Award this year goes to designer Christian Louboutin, the Culture Award to rapper Fat Joe, and the Inspiration Award to Cardi B. The event will reportedly recognize diverse voices and contributions.

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Fans Are Divided On Jonathan Majors’ Latest Recognition

Jonathan Majors in a still from Loki | Marvel Studios
Jonathan Majors in a still from Loki | Marvel Studios

Fans continued their debate on Majors’ innocence as the news of his latest Perseverance Award surfaced on social media. Some fans on X still believed that he had done nothing wrong and deserved the award. One fan shared that the new award would help revive his career as the next big star. Another fan still finds Marvel’s firing of the actor as unfair.

On the other hand, some fans opposed giving the Perseverance Award to Majors since he was found guilty on some charges. One fan commented that the latest recognition for the actor was a complete joke. Another fan was not at all impressed that Hollywood finds abusing women as “aspiring to inspire”. Some of the fan reactions read:

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The Hollywood Unlocked Impact Awards night will be marked by special performances from Fantasia Barrino, hip-hop artist Yellopain, and gospel singer Karen Clark Sheard. The event will be pre-recorded and will air exclusively on The Zeus Network.

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